DETROIT, MI - MARCH 20: Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins warms up prior to the start of the game against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on March 20, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft